Smith Plumbing, Heating, Cooling & Electrical Blog: Posts Tagged ‘Furnace Care’

Can I DIY Repair an Inducer Motor on my Furnace?

Monday, December 27th, 2021

So you’re wondering if you can repair the inducer motor on your furnace on your own. Yes! If and only if you are trained and qualified to work on a furnace. If you’re not an HVAC professional, then it’s best that you rely on a trained professional to repair your system. 

When we say this, it’s not because we’re putting your ability or your resourcefulness on the chopping block. We suggest professional work because we’re the ones who can get your work done right the first time. We understand that when you see the signs you may need heating repairs, you want to act quickly. This is a good instinct to have. Trust us when we say that professional heating repair in Colorado Springs, CO will make everything worthwhile. 

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How to Troubleshoot Strange Furnace Noises and Sounds

Monday, December 13th, 2021

Halloween is long gone, but your home has started to seem a little spooky anyway. There are many unexpected sounds that go bump in the night and you’ve realized where they’re coming from—your heater. If you’ve noticed that your home’s heater is causing a racket, it’s a great sign to get in contact with one of our professionals. 

Today, we want to focus on some of the common signs you need heating repairs. As you know, your heater isn’t a system that’s completely silent. There are some sounds that you’re probably used to hearing. The problem is the sounds that are unusual, new, or exceptionally loud. We want to help you pinpoint these sounds and figure out how to relieve your home of these issues. 

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